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Cascaderade - Sudwerk Restaurant and Brewery

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81
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28 Ratings
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Ratings: 28
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 7.87%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sudwerk Restaurant and Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Pilsner |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Muthacack on 01-15-2014

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Beautiful big foam uprising on the dark orangey brew in the Duvel tulip. Such a pleasant sudsy mouthfeel enhanced by the malty body and a slight oiliness. Big aromas of flowery hops, tangerine peel, and orange blossoms.

This starts out with a great balance among the resiny tang, the sweet malt, and the bitterness. So drinkable but interesting. Distinct tangerine taste. After some pleasantries exchanged, this gets down to being very hoppy, sharp, and bitter. But it's more rewarding than a lot of hoppy beers. It's surprising how the hops seem to swell up into massive flavors.

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Appearance: A beautiful clear, pale amber color. Quite nice, dense and rocky head with great lacing.

Nose: Cascade and a malty smash, with corn, lemon and chives.

Taste: A little dry at first until the malt kicks in. Crackers and hop oils, orange rind, and a finish of citrus.

Notes: Great head on this, very clean, quite nice.

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Pours a clear orange with a foamy orange-tan head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Small dots of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, citrus fruit, and citrus zest aromas. Taste is much the same with honey and citrus zest flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is an above average beer that smells pretty good but the hop flavors are fairly subdued.

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I originally had this on tap during the summer. It was most likely dry hopped in the keg and had a little more dank hoppiness to it which I preferred. Over the past month I have been seeing bottles of this pop up and I decided to pick it up tonight. 22oz bomber poured into a pint glass. No date was on the bottle but I know it was pretty fresh.

A- Crystal clear pour with no yeasty sediment. A nice creamy two finger head that dissipated quickly. It poured a nice light amber color but I could still see through the glass.

S- I can pick up the cascade hops first and just a bit of the malts follow. I really wanted more aroma here

T- Fairly balanced, but for a lager it is fairly bitter. In addition to the cascade hops, the bottle shows that perle and falconers are used. I really taste the falconers and the cascade. The malts are really light and not overpowering. The taste is mainly of the hops but it left me wanting a little more.

M- Low carbonation for a lager but it seemed suitable for this beer. For a 6.6% beer, this was pretty dry and easy to drink.

O- The beer looked great but I think it could have used a little more hop punch. I probably wouldn't buy this again unless I see it on tap again.

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Cascaderade from Sudwerk Restaurant and Brewery
81 out of 100 based on 28 ratings.